Chad’s Hissene Habre jailed for crimes against humanity
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Chad’s Hissene Habre jailed for crimes against humanity

Hissene Habre, the former president of Chad, has been sentenced to life in prison. He’s…

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Hundreds dead in “one of the deadliest weeks in the Mediterranean”
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Hundreds dead in “one of the deadliest weeks in the Mediterranean”

The United Nations is calling it one of the deadliest weeks in living memory in…

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Patients going without treatment in Venezuela’s public hospitals
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Patients going without treatment in Venezuela’s public hospitals

Venezuela’s economy is in trouble, with hyperinflation and a drop in oil prices leading to…

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Syria civil war: Turkey is coping with highest number of refugees
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Syria civil war: Turkey is coping with highest number of refugees

Many Syrian civilians are trapped in the fighting, but many more have managed to escape…

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A community radio revolution is taking place in the US
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A community radio revolution is taking place in the US

Playing for peace: Pakistani cricket team plays in Kabul
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Playing for peace: Pakistani cricket team plays in Kabul

Pakistan and Afghanistan have had numerous political tensions in recent years. But none of that…

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Illegal farming threatens Ivory Coast’s cocoa industry
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Illegal farming threatens Ivory Coast’s cocoa industry

Ivory Coast is the largest producer of cocoa beans – the main ingredient used to…

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Civilian casualties mount in government strikes on Aleppo
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Civilian casualties mount in government strikes on Aleppo

One of the chief negotiators for the Syrian opposition has pulled out of United Nations-sponsored…

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Philippines reflects on six years of Aquino rule
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Philippines reflects on six years of Aquino rule

Rodrigo Duterte is about to officially become the president-elect of the Philippines. Under his predecessor,…

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US election: Gary Johnson to run as Libertarian candidate
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US election: Gary Johnson to run as Libertarian candidate

The Libertarian Party has chosen Gary Johnson to run for the presidency in the November…

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